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Last Post 01 May 2020 12:02 PM by  State Bar of Arizona
R-20-0002 Rule 38, Rules of Protective Order Procedure
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Kay Radwanski
New Member
Posts:18 New Member

07 Jan 2020 12:57 PM
    This petition requests amendment of Rule 38 of the Rules of Protective Order Procedure. CIDVC has become aware that parties to protective orders may experience different outcomes when one or both parties fail to appear for a contested hearing, depending on the court where the protective order was issued. To ensure that parties are not subject to disparate treatment, CIDVC proposes a change to Rule 38 to ensure consistent procedures statewide.

    Honorable Wendy A. Million
    Magistrate, Tucson City Court
    103 E. Alameda
    Tucson, AZ 85701
    Telephone: (520) 791-3260
    Chair, Committee on the Impact of Domestic Violence and the Courts (CIDVC)
    [email protected]

    Would amend Rule 38, Rules of Protective Order Procedure, to clarify the applicable procedures when one or both of parties fail to appear at a contested hearing

    Filed on January 7, 2020

    Comments must be submitted on or before May 1, 2020.

    Replies must be submitted on or before June 1, 2020.

    ORDERED: Petition to Amend Rule 38, Rules of Protective Order Procedure = ADOPTED as modified, effective January 1, 2021.

    State Bar of Arizona
    Basic Member
    Posts:164 Basic Member

    01 May 2020 12:02 PM
    Comment of the State Bar of Arizona.

    Lisa M. Panahi, Bar No. 023421
    General Counsel
    State Bar of Arizona
    4201 N. 24th Street, Suite 100
    Phoenix, AZ 85016-6288
    (602) 340-7236
    [email protected]
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